The median annual salary for a Deskside Support was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Deskside Support
UK
Rank 817 926 939
Rank change year-on-year +109 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Deskside Support 43 30 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.029% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.030% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 30 23 19
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +1.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £26,500 £30,000 £17,500
% change year-on-year -11.66% +71.42%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Deskside Support
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Deskside Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Deskside Support in the UK

Deskside Support
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Deskside Support.

Salary trend for Deskside Support in the UK

Deskside Support
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Deskside Support over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Deskside Support in the UK

Deskside Support
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Deskside Support within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +111 30 £29,500 -7.08% 4
London +80 19 £29,750 -8.46% 1
South East +62 7 £26,500 -11.66% 2
City of London +47 4 £26,750 -15.74%
West Yorkshire +27 3 £25,000 +13.63%
Yorkshire +16 3 £25,000 +13.63%
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Huddersfield - 3 £25,000 -
Jersey - 3 £27,000 -
Channel Islands - 3 £27,000 -
Surrey +38 2 £26,500 -16.53% 1
Berkshire +36 2 £25,470 +1.88%
Aylesbury - 2 - -
Redhill - 2 £26,500 -
South West +21 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Slough - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £25,470 -
Westminster - 1 £27,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £30,500 -

Deskside Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Deskside Support job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Deskside Support in the job title.

1 61 (69.32%) Windows
2 48 (54.55%) MS Office
3 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
4 31 (35.23%) SLA
5 28 (31.82%) Windows 7
6 22 (25.00%) Legal
6 22 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 20 (22.73%) ITIL
7 20 (22.73%) Windows 8
8 19 (21.59%) Apple
9 18 (20.45%) Blackberry
9 18 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
9 18 (20.45%) Windows 10
10 17 (19.32%) Smartphone
10 17 (19.32%) Citrix
10 17 (19.32%) MCP
10 17 (19.32%) Service Management
11 15 (17.05%) BYOD
12 14 (15.91%) Spreadsheet
13 13 (14.77%) Asset Management
14 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
14 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
14 12 (13.64%) VoIP
15 11 (12.50%) LAN
15 11 (12.50%) Patch Management
15 11 (12.50%) Billing
16 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (11.36%) Windows Server
17 9 (10.23%) MS Exchange
17 9 (10.23%) Statistics

Deskside Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.23%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.09%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.14%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 48 (54.55%) MS Office
2 14 (15.91%) Spreadsheet
3 12 (13.64%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) VoIP
2 11 (12.50%) LAN
3 8 (9.09%) Firewall
4 3 (3.41%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.27%) DHCP
5 2 (2.27%) DNS
5 2 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.27%) VPN
5 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.14%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.14%) WAN
6 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (25.00%) Legal
2 11 (12.50%) Billing
3 7 (7.95%) Finance
4 6 (6.82%) Law
5 5 (5.68%) Publishing
6 2 (2.27%) Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (20.45%) Blackberry
2 17 (19.32%) Smartphone
3 15 (17.05%) BYOD
4 12 (13.64%) Data Centre
5 6 (6.82%) Driving Licence
5 6 (6.82%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (5.68%) iPad
6 5 (5.68%) iPhone
7 2 (2.27%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.27%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.27%) PDA
8 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 61 (69.32%) Windows
2 28 (31.82%) Windows 7
3 20 (22.73%) Windows 8
4 18 (20.45%) Windows 10
5 10 (11.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) ITIL
2 17 (19.32%) Service Management
3 13 (14.77%) Asset Management
4 11 (12.50%) Patch Management
5 9 (10.23%) Statistics
6 8 (9.09%) Change Management
6 8 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.68%) Data Analysis
7 5 (5.68%) High Availability
8 3 (3.41%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.41%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.41%) Time Management
9 2 (2.27%) Document Management
9 2 (2.27%) ISMS
9 2 (2.27%) Logistics
9 2 (2.27%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.27%) Project Management
9 2 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.27%) Trend Analysis
10 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) MCP
2 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.09%) A+ Certification
3 8 (9.09%) MCSE
4 2 (2.27%) MCDST
5 1 (1.14%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (35.23%) SLA
2 2 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.82%) XenApp
3 3 (3.41%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.41%) vSphere
3 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.27%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.14%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) SCCM
2 3 (3.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (21.59%) Apple
3 17 (19.32%) Citrix
4 8 (9.09%) Avaya
4 8 (9.09%) Lotus
4 8 (9.09%) Wyse
5 6 (6.82%) ServiceNow
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco
7 3 (3.41%) BMC
7 3 (3.41%) Remedy
7 3 (3.41%) VMware
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £30k - 32k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Hemmersbach UK
Salary: From £22,500 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago